Service alteration details

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Grand Central - Timetable information and safe travel advice

Incident created
20/03/2020 09:23
Last updated
01/08/2021 01:36
Route affected

Between Sunderland / Bradford Interchange and London Kings Cross.

TOC(s) affected
Grand Central;

Grand Central are operating a reduced timetable, in line with passenger demand and government guidelines. A seat reservation will be required to travel on all Grand Central services. More details can be found here.

When planning your journey, please check the latest government advice as restrictions may be in place. You can find more information about this here

Changes from Monday 19 July:

Following the change in government guidance on social distancing, Grand Central have released more seats on their trains. This means you might be seated next to another passenger. Grand Central still require all customers to make a seat reservation so that they can ensure trains do not become crowded.

You are no longer required by law to wear a face covering. However, please respect others and, unless exempt, wear a face covering in crowded spaces throughout your journey.

Please be aware that if you are using TfL (Transport for London) services for any part of your journey, it remains mandatory to wear a face covering (unless exempt).

Check before you travel:

You can check your journey up to and including Sunday 12 September using the National Rail Enquiries real-time Journey Planner.

Please note that some weekend and late night / early morning services may be effected by engineering work.

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